Cotswold Lifestyle

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How to Dry Hydrangeas and Make a Wreath for Fall

Show off to your Neighbours with this Stunning Autumn Fall Wreath Here I show you how to dry hydrangeas and make this simple yet stunning wreath. This is a Step By Step how-to that will show you how to make a beautiful floral wreath. This will take you from Fall to Winter and brighten up your front door or porch. Hydrangeas have become so popular over the last 3 years or so. I remember growing up with them in my Grandads garden. Now you see...

How to Deal with Japanese Knotweed

While many volunteer plants are quite welcome in our gardens, knotweed is definitely not one of them! Knotweed was introduced to the United Kingdom in the 19th century. Originally, it was quite popular thanks to its ability to screen off an area of the yard or property. Unfortunately, knotweed is also quite invasive and today, it's a blight. Thanks to part of the rules and regulations for conveyancing, sellers must now state whether or not...